World Health Day Competition

07 April 2022

In celebration of World Health Day, we’re running a competition to bring awareness to health and well-being and to recognise the exceptional work being undertaken by our AGPAL accredited practices. To enter, post a photo of your practice team and tell us in 30 words or less about a quality initiative your practice has implemented to improve your patient or staff’s health and well-being.

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Better support your IBD patients

03 March 2022

Currently, Australia has one of the highest incidence rates of IBD globally, with numbers increasing each year, particularly in young people. Recognising the need to better support IBD patients and GPs and physicians, Crohn’s & Colitis Australia, with consortium partners the Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA) and AGPAL will soon be launching the ‘IBD for GPs and physicians’ eLearning platform as part of the IBD GP Aware Project.

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AGPAL launches Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander school-based traineeship program

10 February 2022

With our partners AFL SportsReady and Warumilang, we are proud to commence our Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander school-based traineeship program at our Milton/Bowen Hills office on Turrbal & Yugara Country.

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GPs honoured in Australia Day awards

31 January 2022

The 2022 Australia Day Honours have listed 16 former and current GPs among 1,040 Australians recognised this year. This year’s accolades acknowledged the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and how the recipients’ achievements are “a reminder and reflection of the richness of spirit, selflessness and good in our community”. Across three categories, one GP was…

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National Vaccine Storage Guidelines ‘Strive for 5’ 3rd edition

14 October 2021

Our team has compiled the following information to assist you in identifying the variations between the 2nd and 3rd editions.

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IBD GP Aware webinar: project overview and update

13 September 2021

GPs, gastroenterologists, and other interested health professionals are invited to join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn about IBD GP Aware – the Inflammatory Bowel Disease GP Aware Project. IBD GP Aware stems from a priority area identified in the Federal Government’s IBD National Action Plan to support general practitioners to more effectively participate…

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Impacts of public health orders on on-site assessments

01 September 2021

The following provides general information about how on-site assessments are being managed in locations across Australia where COVID-19 public health orders are in place that prevent a scheduled on-site assessment proceeding. Public health orders include – but are not limited to – quarantine requirements, lockdowns, and cross-border travel restrictions imposed by the federal and/or state…

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AGPAL Webinar: Coffee with Gary | August 2021

26 August 2021

Our ongoing Coffee with Gary webinars offer an open and engaging conversation, and a opportunity to table your questions and concerns.

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NAIDOC Week Paint and Yarn

22 July 2021

Along with many Australians from all walks of life, AGPAL and QIP staff recently took part in a range of activities to support NAIDOC Week 2021. NAIDOC Week offers a great opportunity to celebrate the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. As part of our week-long NAIDOC program, members of…

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Domestic and Family Violence Awareness Training

30 June 2021

The AGPAL & QIP Education and Training Team are proud to have co-developed with Micah Projects the ‘Domestic and Family Violence and Awareness Training’ eLearning module. This module is complimentary for all AGPAL clients.

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